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math_crasher
 3 years ago
Are the two triangles similar? If so, how do you know? Figure is below
math_crasher
 3 years ago
Are the two triangles similar? If so, how do you know? Figure is below

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henpen
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1If all three sides are in the same ratio with the other triangle's sides, then it is similar.

henpen
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i.e.:\[\frac{12}{8}=\frac{7.5}{5}\]

math_crasher
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0What theorem or postulate you think it would be?

henpen
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1The one that says 'If all of triangle A's sides are in the same proportion to each of the matching sides of triangle B, A and B are similar' You could probably derive that from more fundamental principals.

math_crasher
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Did you see the figure above?

henpen
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yes. 0M=1.5CA, ON=1.5CB, and MN=1.5AB

math_crasher
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ah i see so if the triangle has to be proportionate to the other one they have to be equal on all sides?

henpen
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yes, as therefore all the angles are forced into being the same.

math_crasher
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ah never mind I get it

math_crasher
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So would you say it is SSS since its measured by its sides?
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